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Outrage: a toxic mix of snobbery and power governs eating in publicSubscription

By Huw Lemmey

While we tell ourselves society has become less stuffy and rule-bound since the 1950s with regard to public eating, both legal and informal rules dictate who is allowed to eat, and where

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Entries now open for the Women in Architecture awardsSubscription

Celebrating the best design by female architects from around the world, enter this year’s Women in Architecture awards today – entries are free

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Belly of the worldSubscription

By Rosa Johan Uddoh

Getting to the bottom of the digestion of a chicken morsel

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Blood sugar: spectres of empireSubscription

By Andrea Stuart

Many of the cultural assets of Britain were paid for by slave labour on the plantations of Barbados

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Comfort eating: the greasy spoonSubscription

By Edwina Attlee

The greasy spoon is a happy collision of food and space, comfort and tradition, but is sadly endangered

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Ecological construct: Studio FH Architects' and Light Earth Designs' college in Mityana, UgandaSubscription

By Will Boase

Studio FH Architects’ and Light Earth Designs’ new dormitories and classrooms for agricultural students in Mityana, Uganda, exploit the school’s keen interest in eco solutions

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Ingredients for success: Charlie Bigham's food production campus by Feilden FowlesSubscription

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Feilden Fowles creates an expressive quarry vernacular for the first kitchen on Charlie Bigham’s food production campus in Somerset

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Conspicuous consumption: fast-food architectureSubscription

By Mimi Zeiger

The crude kitsch of fast-food diners is being abandoned in a bid to communicate sustainability, community and health

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Book of the month: The Sausage of the FutureSubscription

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Carolien Niebling examines the role of the sausage in the reduction of meat consumption

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Back to school: Lycée Hôtelier de Lille, France, by Caruso St John ArchitectsSubscription

By Eleanor Beaumont

Bringing new life to a forgotten factory on the outskirts of Lille, the cookery and hospitality school by Caruso St John is the first piece in a complex, political puzzle

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Recipe for disaster: the CLIMAVORE dietSubscription

By Daniel Fernández Pascual, Alon Schwabe

A radical new mindset is called for in food production and consumption to offset anthropogenic hazards

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Hungry for change: cities don't feed themselvesSubscription

By Carolyn Steel

For thousands of years food has shaped civilisation, but with the swelling of the world’s megacities, how can we avoid eating ourselves to death? 

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Editorial: the future of cities gives food for architectural thoughtSubscription

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From food facility design to carbon concerns, architecture engages with food production at every stage

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The AR Food issue is hereSubscription

Feilden Fowles | Studio FH | Light Earth Designs | IPPR | Metro | Caruso St John | Ateliermob and Colectivo Warehouse | Cooking Sections | Jean Nouvel | Urbain Dubois | Typology: Market hall

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Manon Mollard named AR EditorSubscription

Following in the footsteps of Catherine Slessor and Christine Murray, Mollard is the AR’s 16th editor in its 122-year history

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In remembrance of Robert Venturi who sadly passed away on 19 September: the pair of Learning from Las Vegas fame, whose mannerist inquisition of taste will be their enduring legacy

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‘Complexity and Contradiction changed how we look at, think and talk about architecture’Subscription

22 December, 2016 By Martino Stierli

Robert Venturi’s book has enduring significance in a complex and contradictory age

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Signs of the times: Learning from Las Vegas returnsSubscription

By Paul Davies

The facsimile edition of Learning from Las Vegas, by Jane Drew Prize winner Denise Scott Brown, Robert Venturi, and Steven Izenour, is long overdue

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The furniturisation of architecture: from St Jerome in his study to built-in cupboards and summer pavilionsSubscription

11 July, 2018 By Edwin Heathcote

Architecture is increasingly disconnected from context, and its traditional boundaries blurred in favour of the temporary and the mobile

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Grafton’s Venice Biennale 2018: Freespace remains a nebulous conceptSubscription

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While there are some interesting contributions, the main exhibition’s incoherence proves that brilliant architects do not necessarily make good curators

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Top five picks from the 2018 Venice BiennaleSubscription

The spritzes have been sunk, the cicchetti devoured and this year’s Venice Biennale digested – here are our editors’ five highlights

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The Happenstance: a lively Scottish-Venetian freespaceSubscription

By Phineas Harper

A standout triumph of Freespace is Scotland’s rebellious contribution which exuberantly challenges the entire edifice of the Biennale with a participatory pavilion-cum-festival as much of Scotland as of Venice